Head of Science

  • Greenford High School has a long history of offering excellent CPD programmes, collaboration with other schools, personalised coaching and an outstanding record of career progression.

Head of Science

Starting Date:  1st September 2022

Closing Date for application: Thursday 28th April 2022

Salary: Inner London, with TLR 1G (£14,030)

 

 

This is an exciting opportunity to apply for a key leadership role in a major department at Greenford High School. We are an oversubscribed, mixed, multi-cultural high school in West London. We are in the top 120 schools nationally, for student progress and have an excellent, supportive Science department with a tremendous record of both exam success and of developing students and staff. Uptake of science at Post 16 is very strong and many students go on to pursue careers in scientific fields. The department is large and thriving and the role will provide substantial leadership experience for the successful candidate. This post is open to practitioners with significant departmental leadership/TLR experience already.  

 

We offer:

 

  • Greenford High School has a long history of offering excellent CPD programmes, collaboration with other schools, personalised coaching and an outstanding record of career progression.
  • Excellent modern facilities and interactive technology in a well-resourced, new school, with a new KS3 building that opened in 2018
  • Other benefits include: generous non-contact time; small class sizes wherever possible; assistance for those taking Masters and further degrees; a partnership with the Institute of Education and Teach First; many colleagues taking Teaching Leaders courses, Future Leaders, NPQML and NPQSL; an outstanding record of staff achieving promotion; the opportunity to train and mentor student teachers and Teach First; a dedicated and supportive pastoral team; guaranteed car parking spaces and bicycle storage; shared department workroom; an excellent library; access to sporting facilities and a fitness gym; Workplace Options scheme providing advice and support; staff social events and well-being sessions.

 

Candidates will need to complete an application form and write a brief letter on why they are the right candidate for this post.  Details of the post can be found at www.greenford.ealing.sch.uk.  Completed applications should be emailed to

Dawn Druce at jobs@greenford.ealing.sch.uk